Bolton Museum, Aquarium and Archive


Le Mans Crescent
Greater Manchester

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Bolton Museum

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From: Directions: Moor Lane Bus Station, Bolton Train Station.

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    Recent Reviews:

    • Sue E
      Bury, United Kingdom
      Excellent Tour of Egyptology Section
      5 of 5 stars
      Friday, 25th January 2019
      This museum has been recently refurbished and they've done an excellent job. I went on a guided tour of the Egyptology section with my local history group. There is a fascinating range of displays... Read full review
    • tracey1982
      Trip Type:
      Pleasantly surprised
      5 of 5 stars
      Saturday, 26th January 2019
      Due to a class trip in a few weeks, I came to do a reccy to find my bearings. The Egyptian exhibits look brand new, with a variety of artefacts, information boards and mummies on show. There was lots... Read full review
    • Christian B
      Trip Type:
      Solo travel
      Ignorant Staff, Poor selection of books.
      1 of 5 stars
      Saturday, 2nd February 2019
      Most of the staff are untrained, there is almost constant radio noise from security and staff radios, staff often have loud if not boisterous conversations with each-other - the few staff who know... Read full review



    • Coaches Welcome


    • Guide Dogs Permitted
    • Parking Areas for Disabled Visitors

    Attraction Facilities

    • Free Admission

    Parking & Transport

    • Parking (charge)

    Provider Facilities

    • Conference facilities - Internet access
    • Toilets

    Provider Features

    • In town/city centre
    • Indoor Attraction
    • No Smoking Attraction

    Target Markets

    • Marketed Towards Families

    Dates and Opening Times

    Open (1 Jan 2019 - 31 Dec 2019)
    Monday - Tuesday09:00 - 17:00*
    Wednesday09:30 - 17:00*
    Thursday - Saturday09:00 - 17:00*
    Sunday10:00 - 16:00*
    Dates and times marked with a '*' are provisional and may be subject to change

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